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  1. North Korean ambassador to the United Nations Kim Song speaks during a news conference in New York

    North Korea's UN envoy says denuclearisation off negotiating table with United States

    North Korea's ambassador to the United Nations said on Saturday that denuclearisation is already off the negotiating table with the United States ...
  2. Swedish climate activist Greta Thunberg

    Thunberg urges climate action because 'people are dying'

    Teen activist Greta Thunberg on Friday urged world leaders gathered in Madrid for a UN climate conference to take urgent action to fight climate ...
  3. Iranian President Hassan Rouhani said that Tehran is willing to return to the negotiating table

    Iran nuclear deal parties meet as accord nears collapse

    The remaining signatories to the faltering 2015 Iran nuclear deal will meet in Vienna on Friday with the survival of the landmark agreement at ...
  4. "Our children are being handed a broken world"

    'Do it for our children,' parents plead at UN climate meet

    Parents from around the globe Thursday said governments locked in negotiations at UN talks in Madrid must beat back the threat of global warming ...
  5. Humanitarian aid: the countries in need

    UN launches US$29 billion emergency funding appeal

    The UN launched a humanitarian appeal for nearly $29 billion on Wednesday as climate change and increasingly protracted conflicts put tens of ...
  6. Each of the last four decades has been hotter than the last

    2010s hottest decade in history, UN says as emissions rise again

    This decade is set to be the hottest in history, the United Nations said on Tuesday (Nov 3) in an annual assessment outlining the ways in which ...
  7. China's mission to the UN in Geneva said an op-ed written by Michelle Bachelet (pictured

    China accuses UN rights chief of 'inappropriate' interference

    China on Saturday accused UN human rights chief Michelle Bachelet of "inappropriate" interference in the country's affairs after she called for ...
  8. US immigration

    More than 100,000 children in migration-related US detention: UN

  9. Israeli settlement of Psagot

    EU countries at UN criticise America's shift on settlements

  10. UN Human Rights High Commissioner Michelle Bachelet (pictured September 2019)

    UN rights chief warns Bolivia crisis could 'spin out of control'

    The UN rights chief voiced alarm Saturday at the deadly crisis in Bolivia, warning that excessive force by police was "an extremely dangerous ...